The Chinese have given an interesting symbolism for all fingers. According to them the thumb represents one’s parents. The index finger symbolizes the siblings. The middle finger represents you. The fourth finger represents your life partner and the fifth represents your children. In some countries such as Colombia, Mexico, Peru, Poland, Germany and Spain the wedding rings are worn on the right hand. In some of the eastern parts of India the wedding rings are worn on toes. Some people who are engaged in industrial work wear the wedding ring in a chain in order to guard it against scrapes and scratches.